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Davenport, Herbert Joseph

Born: 1861 AD
Died: 1931 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Economists

1861 – Herbert Joseph Davenport was born in Vermont, Davenport.


1898 – Obtained his degree at Chicago.


Became a high school principal before returning to Chicago as a faculty member.


1902 – Became an assistant professor at the University of Chicago.


1908 – He moved to the University of Missouri to become department head and first dean of the College of Business.


1916 – Transferred to Cornell, where he finished his academic career.